The International Exhibition of 1862 (ES 5-vol. set) Hardback
Edited by Rui Kohiyama
This is a collection of primary-source materials on the International Exhibition in London or Great London Exposition, held from 1 May to 1 November 1862, beside the gardens of the Royal Horticultural Society, South Kensington on a site that now houses museums including the Natural History Museum and the Science Museum. Featuring over 28,000 exhibitors from 36 countries, it represented a wide range of industry, technology, and the arts and attracted about 6.1 million visitors.
The collection includes facsimile reprints of official catalogues in four volumes together with a special edition of Cassell's Family Paper published at the time of the Exhibition.
Its many illustrations vividly recreate scenes from the Exhibition.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: Illustrations, unspecified
- Publisher: Editon Synapse
- Publication Date: 27/05/2014
- Category: Social & cultural history
- ISBN: 9784902454826